Architect Norman Foster Tells COP26: Change 'Traditional' City Design to Combat Climate Change

Urban skyline climate change environment

Green building standards must adapt to account for a wider range of factors.

November 19, 2021
James Leggate - Engineering News-Record

Regaining control over the climate crisis will require a change in the way cities are designed and built, noted British architect Sir Norman Foster told global attendees at the COP26 summit in Glasgow, Scotland, in a presentation with John Kerry, President Joe Biden's special climate envoy.

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